ANIMATION HONORS: 3net Studios President & CEO Tom Cosgrove, whose 4K original series Space: Unraveling the Cosmos won “Best Documentary” poses with DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg, who was on-hand to accept the Harold Lloyd Filmmaker Award at The International 3D & Advanced Imaging Society’s Awards Gala Tuesday night at Warner Bros Studios.
November 12, 2012
Survey Sez 11/12/12
ABI Research put Brightcove at the top of its Competitive Assessment heap when it comes to over-the-top (OTT) and multiscreen video distribution for premium video, followed by Ooyala and Akamai...“Sales of 3G and 4G self-organizing network (SON) software are on track to more than triple worldwide this year, thanks mainly to AT&T and KDDI carrying out large-scale SON deployments, while the much larger, older 2G/3G optimization segment continues to grow in the single-digits, driven by operators seeking to control opex,” comments Stéphane Téral, principal analyst/Mobile Infrastructure and Carrier Economics at Infonetics. “The combination of the ongoing 2G-to-3G subscriber migration and the preparation of 3G-to-4G subscriber migration — specifically LTE rollouts driving SON tools — will fuel growth in the mobile network optimization market going forward. “ Combined, 3G/4G SON software and 2G/3G optimization software sales grew 11 percent last year, the group found, and they are on track to grow 16 percent this year. Infonetics expects the SON and optimization software market to grow to $4.5 billion by 2016.